Before you begin:
You must have API Token Authentication for Jira plugin running on Jira Server or Data Center.
You can download and install for free. Here is the installation and upgrade guide.
Users can manage their tokens by clicking on the profile icon and selecting the API Token Authentication Link
2a. Under actions click the button 'New API Token'
2b. Enter a description for it and click on the 'Create API Token' button
2c. The token automatically created will be displayed now.
You can now access the REST API via Basic Authorization with tokens instead of your user passwords. (if you have any).
3a. To revoke any token, simply use the 'Delete' operation in the Actions column.
Atlassian username & password auth
for REST API connections
per user and service
API connections by
IP address and/or range
SAML Single Sign-On
User Directory Sync
API Token Authentication for
Jira Server & Data Center
©2018 re:solution GmbH, All Rights Reserved